Commerce

July 29, 2015 - July 30, 2015

East Africa: PPA Handbook Launch and Workshop

On July 29-30, 2015, in Dar es Salaam, CLDP will hold the second in a series of programs to launch the handbook - Understanding Power Purchase Agreements. The handbook which was drafted in early November 2014 (in partnership with the African Legal Support Facility); is intended to provide an overview of PPAs and the obligations, risks and remedies that are found within them.

July 6, 2015 - July 10, 2015

Pakistan: UN Competition Policy Program

Officials from the Competition Commission of Pakistan and CLDP will participate in the Seventh United Nations Conference to Review All Aspects of the Set of Multilaterally Agreed Equitable Principles and Rules for the Control of Restrictive Business Practices to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, July 6 - 10, 2015.

June 14, 2015 - June 17, 2015

CLDP Supports Public Procurement Regulation and Anti-Corruption Training for Afghan Procurement Specialists

On June 14-17, 2015, as part of its support to capacity-building of the General Directorate for National Procurement in Afghanistan, CLDP will facilitate an intensive program on public procurement regulation, anti-corruption compliance and procurement certification in London, Nottingham, and Lincolnshire, United Kingdom.

June 10, 2015 - June 19, 2015

CLDP Sponsors Learning Exchange for Pakistan Telecommunications Officials

CLDP, in coordination with the United States Telecommunications Training Institute (USTTI), will sponsor the participation of five officials from the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority and the Ministry of Information Technology to attend a two-course sequence on telecommunications regulation. 

June 9, 2015 - June 10, 2015

CLDP to Hold Follow-up Workshop on Insolvency Procedures in Morocco

CLDP will hold a Workshop on Regulating and Formalizing the Role of Insolvency Trustees in Morocco : Lessons from the US Trustee’s Office, to be held in Casablanca, Morocco from June 9-10, 2015. 

June 8, 2015 - June 12, 2015

ASEAN: CLDP to Implement Third Country Training on Public Procurement

CLDP, in partnership with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Civil Service college, will implement a week-long workshop on June 8-12, 2015, focusing public procurement for participants from the Association of South East Asia Nations( ASEAN).

June 4, 2015

Franchise Business Club Workshop

CLDP and AC Franchise will hold a one-day Franchise Business Club Workshop on franchise finance in Tunis on May 28, 2015. 

May 29, 2015 - June 3, 2015

CLDP to Hold Workshop for Afghan Government Officials on Cyber Crime and Electronic Transactions Legislation

Afghan government officials with cyber crime responsibilities will discuss pending cyber crime and electronic transactions (e-transactions) legislation at a workshop CLDP is organizing for late May in Istanbul, Turkey.  CLDP will sponsor this workshop in coordination with the Afghan Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, the Council of Europe, and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).  Representatives from several Afghan offices, including the ministries of Justice and Interior, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General’s office, are expected to attend and participate.

 

May 27, 2015 - May 29, 2015

Burma: CLDP to Conduct Joint Workshop with USAID on Drafting Public Procurement Law

ON May 27-29, CLDP and USAID will hold a workshop with the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of National Planning and Development and the Attorney-General’s office on drafting a public procurement law.

May 21, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Middle East and North Africa World Economic Forum

In support of the Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s mission to enhance Afghanistan’s economic ties to the Middle East, CLDP, in cooperation with the U.S. Missions in Afghanistan, is sponsoring a 15-person Afghan delegation, comprised of Afghan government officials and private-sector representatives, to attend the World Economic Forum on May 21-23, 2015, in Jordan.